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Table 2 LR of E. coli fecal output due to the effect of single day feeding of phage master mix

From: Novel approach of using a cocktail of designed bacteriophages against gut pathogenic E. colifor bacterial load biocontrol

Phage feed at 1×107PFU/ml via drinking water for one d E. coliCFU/ml Mean LR (log10CFU/ml)
Time zero (control load) 1.8 x 105 -
Day 1 7 x 104 0.4 ± 0.02
Day 2 6.3 x 104 0.45 ± 0.08
Day 3 6.9 x 104 0.39 ± 0.07
Day 4 1.3 x 104 1.11 ± 0.12
Day 5 1 x 104 1.22 ± 0.18
Day 6 1.5 x 104 1.04 ± 0.22
Day 7 4.7 x 104 0.55 ± 0.1
Day 8 1 x 105 0.22 ± 0.08
Day 9 2 x 105 −0.07 ± 0.01
Day 10 2.5 x 105 −0.17 ± 0.06
Day 11 2.2 x 105 −0.1 ± 0.04